> however I must note thatit's not a free/libre system distribution,
Wow, I didn't know that. It's a project started and led by Moglen AFAIK. I am
surprised it is not free software. Your footnotes are missing, do you have a
link to this information?
> It unfortunately isn't free/libre, due to what is exposed in ().
 and  are unavailable. AFAIK, Firefox source code is free software. You
are right, the trademark and recommendation of non-free addons make it
inconvenient to excercise freedom 3, which is why forks exist. In any case,
my point to Joe was that it is a valuable project, faults nonwithstanding.
Thanks for the clarification though.